Ngwo Pine Forest is located at the very heart of Enugu, the Ngwo Pine Forest is among the most beautiful Nigeria famous places. The forest was initially planted to combat erosion. Now teeming with thickets of tall pines, the Forest is oft-visited for picnics and other recreational outings. The forest is also home to a limestone cave at the centre, sculpted with a small waterfall by its side that falls into a shallow pool. The Ngwo Pine Forest is also ideal for hiking sports or nature photography. The forest is a treat to watch as it is considered a great scenic beauty. There is a dozen of fascinating caves built from limestone, which are nothing but god gifted to the local people of the region.
Location: Old Enugu-Onitsha Road, Ngwo-Asaa, Nigeria
Timings: 08.00AM-06.00PM on all days of the week
What To Bring to Ngwo Pine Forest
Before heading to Ngwo Pine Forest, here are some helpful things to take along with you:
- Mosquito repellant.
- A group of friends.
- Mats for picnic.
- Take bomb selfies.
- Enjoy the ambience.
Things to do at Ngwo Pine Forest
The other side at Ngwo Pine Forest
Besides just serving as a tourist spot, the forest serves various other advantages.
Ngwo Pine Forest helps to maintain the atmosphere in the area, drawing out more oxygen to the atmosphere.
The forest does not let water log saving from flooding, absorbing the extra water, keeping the climate cool for the visitors.
It is a beautiful place to just relax away from the noise of the city.
Most common visitors
Photographers, Nature enthusiasts can be found here.
Camping and Lodging
Tourists can lodge in the following places :
De Castle Resort
De Santos Hotel
Golden Valley and suites
Dematel Hotel and Resort